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In The Ghetto

Lyrics

As the snow flies
On a cold and gray Chicago mornin'
A poor little baby child is born
In the ghetto
full lyrics
As the snow flies
On a cold and gray Chicago mornin'
A poor little baby child is born
In the ghetto
full lyrics

Features of This Track

mellow rock instrumentation
country influences
folk influences
intricate melodic phrasing
use of a string ensemble
thru composed melodic style
major key tonality
acoustic guitar riffs
a good dose of acoustic guitar pickin'
a smooth male lead vocalist
acoustic rhythm guitars
the subtle use of a horn section
political lyrics
vocal harmonies

These are just a few of the hundreds of attributes cataloged for this track by the Music Genome Project.

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sheila.evans 0
Wow, this song has the same meaning today, sad but true. Fantastic song-writing from Mac Davis!
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rp_74_miner
, ...we all have our 'ghetto,' ...
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rp_74_miner
25 Feb 2016: Still, sadly,... true, ...
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Mac Davis is a great song writer. Mac wrote this, Elvis made it a fantastic hit song. Sing it, Elvis!
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rp_74_miner
April 1969, ...
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SEMPRE BRAVO !!!!!!!!!!!
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LIKE ! ! !
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..<3..Elvis. . < 3 . .
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liberty1260
... And yet I have to laugh because I can hear Cartman in my mind singing this song in that episode of Southpark
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liberty1260
LOVE!!!!!
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I love u elvis
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alton1003
I thought Mac Davis wrote this
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I love Elvis Presley <3 :)
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Greywolf5197 i totally agree with u!
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I like all his music
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One of the greatest songs ever sung from the heart
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debra8593
Elvis and Pandora Rock!! This is one that pulls the heart strings!!
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One of the best Elvis's ever done next to via Las Vegas.
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this song has made me cry since i was a little girl, and it still puts a chill down my back and brings a tear to my eye
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who doesnt love elvis?
and who doesnt love pandora?!!!!

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